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West Fife scoops five at Beautiful Scotland awards

19 Sep 2014 17:30 • Hayley Parr

WEST Fife scooped the majority of awards at the Beautiful Scotland Awards 2014 at the start of the month.

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Pushkart Derby fun day honours biker

19 Sep 2014 16:30

AN Aberdour motorcyclist whose foot was amputated following a road crash was guest of honour at the Dalgety Bay Pushkart Derby family fun day on Sunday.

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Thousands in the jar raised in memory of Cookie

19 Sep 2014 14:30 • Hayley Parr

A FOURTH vein finder has been handed over by Aberdour charity The Cookie Jar Foundation who are well on their way to hitting a whopping £25,000 mark.

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New future after referendum already on the mind of Dunfermline and West Fife MP

19 Sep 2014 14:00 • Nicola Scrimgeour

IT HAS ONLY been hours since the result of the Scottish Independence Referendum was announced, but Thomas Docherty, MP for Dunfermline and West Fife, has already begun to talk about moving forward after the vote.

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Postal voters turned away at polling stations

19 Sep 2014 13:00

EVEN THE best laid plans sometimes go awry, and for some unhappy Fife voters this was certainly the case when they were turned away from polling stations because they were registered to vote by post.

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The Week in pictures (18 September)

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Close shave for Dunfermline new bride Leanne!

A WOMAN’S hair is often said to be her crowning glory. And this is certainly the case for Leanne Henderson, of Dunfermline. But not for long. The mum-of-one has pledged to shave her head in a bid to raise money for Macmillan Cancer support.

Councillor writes to housing minister over contractors

Teenagers take over Abbot House exhibition

Bogus phone scam warning

If you go down to the woods today...

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Tom still waiting for blue badge

THE ROSYTH pensioner who was refused a blue badge by Fife Council despite having no lower legs will have to wait to know if he will receive a badge after an assessment this week.

Rosyth fish factory to be open by Christmas

Rosyth post office to relaunch

Diamond day for Rosyth couple

Cindy's 'Bounce 4 Boobs'!

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Aberdour coach stays positive as cup dream ends

19 Sep 2014 15:15 • Ross Hart

ABERDOUR coach Lisa Norman refused to be too downbeat after her side's hopes of Macaulay Cup qualification were ended by Kyles Athletic on Saturday.

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New Queen Anne High School pitch is Dutch of class!

19 Sep 2014 12:00 • Gary Fitzpatrick

A NEW synthetic football surface at Queen Anne High School has been compared favourably to that used by Dutch aces Ajax.

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Kelty Hearts in seventh heaven with Lochee United thrashing

18 Sep 2014 16:00 • Ross Hart

KELTY HEARTS continued their blistering from by registering their seventh win from seven games on Saturday, while Oakley United and Crossgates Primrose picked up wins during an action-packed junior weekend.

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No home comforts for Dunfermline Rugby Club as Preston cruise at McKane

18 Sep 2014 13:30 • Ross Hart

DUNFERMLINE'S dismal start to the season continued on Saturday as they succumbed to a heavy defeat by Preston Lodge at McKane Park.

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Ross 'Teddy' Craig: Scotland's debt to Glenn Hoddle!

19 Sep 2014 08:30

THE next time you switch on your TV to be confronted by the sight of Glenn Hoddle in a white short-sleeved shirt, apparently completing what would have seemed an unlikely transformation into PC Tony Stamp from The Bill, don’t change channels too quickly.

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On the Money: Investing for income

14 Sep 2014 08:30

SIX years of low interest rates has been a painful grind for many cash savers who used to rely on the interest paid to provide an income.

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Shouting the odds: Stenhousemuir 5/1 to cause an upset and beat Dunfermline Athletic at East End Park on Saturday

11 Sep 2014 08:30

DUNFERMLINE resume their Scottish League One campaign on Saturday by entertaining Stenhousemuir at East End Park.

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No crisis in NHS Fife? What planet is Health Secretary Alex Neil on?

9 Sep 2014 20:06

I DON’T know what planet Alex Neil MSP, Scottish health minister, is on when he disagrees with Alex Rowley MSP that there is no crisis in NHS Fife. (‘Op patients turned away’, Press, 4th September).Cancer patients waiting longer than they should be for treatment, patients which were told they may have the disease had to wait more than the minimum of 62 days (‘Shortages led to cancer patients waiting longer in Fife’, Press, 4th September). A&E department finding it hard to cope due to the amount of people attending and staff shortages adding to the problem.

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Jobs in Aberdeen are a mouse click nearer

15 Sep 2014 14:22

Anyone struggling to find a job in Aberdeen may look askance at the idea that the Granity City is a boom town these days, but in real terms - measured against a UK jobs market in the doldrums - it’s still a city of wealth and opportunity. There are the usual stories which abound across Scotland of projects stalled or scaled back, but the overall trend is steady growth - and often of the kind that needs a regular infusion of talent from a readymade local pool of talent.

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Some Scary People coming to Dunfermline Live

12 Sep 2014 09:30 • Gary Fitzpatrick

ONE of Scotland's most exciting new bands Scary People are coming here for the first for the Dunfermline Live festival. Singer Dan Forouhar talks about working as a tech with The View to going centre stage and admits it was nerve-wracking.

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Diving into Deep Sea adventure

5 Sep 2014 09:30

This is why we’re proud to be offering our readers a special discount for a trip to see this flagship attraction and maritime marvel, with a voucher which will either admit one child completely free (saving £7) when buying an adult ticket, or alternatively admit one adult at 20 per cent off the usual price.

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